CCTV appeal after incidents in Newcastle

17 Aug 2016 08:42 AM

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Police investigating a series of incidents in Newcastle are issuing CCTV images of a man they want to identify.

Between July 31 and August 7 police have received six reports of a man approaching women in the Gosforth, Heaton and Jesmond areas and making inappropriate comments to them.

The man has also tried to inappropriately touch some of these women.

Enquiries are ongoing and officers are releasing images of a man they want to identify and speak to in relation to the incidents.

It is thought he may have information that could help them with the investigation.

The man in the imageĀ  is described as being in his late 20s to early 30s, around 5ft 8ins tall and of medium build. He is wearing glasses and carrying a shoulder or satchel bag and may have spoken with an Italian sounding accent.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 for the attention of PC 1634 Foster.

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